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Old 07-24-2011, 02:01 AM   #1
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Default Snapple MiniFridge to Kegerator Conversion

Hey all, So I've been cruising craiglist for a Kegerator and I saw this and thought 'I wonder...'

http://sfbay.craigslist.org/sby/app/2509906495.html

Has anyone tried to convert something like this before? It's 5.5 cu. ft according to the post which seems plenty big for a couple corneys and a 5-10lb CO2. I feel like it could make a pretty cool kegerator if I could do it right but I don't know if I would be wasting my money.

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Old 07-24-2011, 04:01 AM   #2
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Where were you planning on putting the tap?

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Old 07-24-2011, 04:19 AM   #3
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Is that thing even tall enough inside to fit a keg in?

Keeping in mind that you will have QD's and hoses coming out of the top so you'll need a few extra inches in addition to the height of the kegs.
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For the price use it to lager in if nothing else..............my.02
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I wish I lived there. I'd be on that pronto for a ferment chamber.


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